Woven Herringbone Stitch featured knit with aabhar

Woven Horizontal Herringbone Stitch | Knit with Aabhar

Pattern Description

Woven Horizontal Herringbone is another variation of the classic ‘herringbone’ patterns. In this variation, the zig-zag lines go diagonally to form a row of arrows. Visually, it is also similar to the Herringbone Twill stitch.

The Woven Horizontal Herringbone knitting pattern involves a lot of slip stitches, and it creates fabrics that are perfect for making pillows, bags, or anything else that needs denser material.

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Pattern Details

Skill Level

Row Count

Pattern Repeat
Multiple of 4

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Instructions for this free knitting pattern are written in US terms. You can also check out other common knit abbreviations

COCast on
RSRight side
slSlip purlwise
st (s)Stitch (es)
WSWrong side
wyibWith yarn in back
wyifWith yarn in front

Pattern Instructions

CO a multiple of 4 stitches. For example, you can cast on (4 x 6) = 24 stitches to knit a sample swatch.

Row 1 (RS):k3, * sl 2 wyif, k2; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 2:p2, * sl 2 wyib, p2; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2.
Row 3:k1, sl 2 wyif, * k2, sl 2 wyif; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 4:p4, * sl 2 wyib, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 5:Rep Row 1.
Row 6:Rep Row 2.
Row 7:Rep Row 3.
Row 8:Rep Row 4.
Row 9:Rep Row 1.
Row 10:Rep Row 2.
Row 11:Rep Row 3.
Row 12:Rep Row 4.
Row 13:Rep Row 3.
Row 14:Rep Row 2.
Row 15:Rep Row 1.
Row 16:Rep Row 4.
Row 17:Rep Row 3.
Row 18:Rep Row 2.
Row 19:Rep Row 1.
Row 20:Rep Row 4.
Row 21:Rep Row 3.
Row 22:Rep Row 2.
Row 23:Rep Row 1.
Row 24:Rep Row 4.

Repeat these free knitting pattern instructions (24 rows) until you have reached the desired length for your work.

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